Category Archives: Luke

November 17 – Red Letters – “It’s not the healthy that need a doctor but the sick.”

Read Luke 5:31-32 I have volunteered at a local hospital emergency room for the past 10 years. People that come in are often very sick. Sometimes they’re on the verge of death. The Emergency Squad brought in a man one … Continue reading

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October 13 – BLESS – LISTEN to Others

Read Luke 18: 35-48 For over five years I have had the privilege of coaching debate teams. Being a debater is an incredible opportunity for any high schooler to develop their abilities to communicate effectively and professionally from a young … Continue reading

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October 12 – BLESS – BEGIN with Prayer

Read Luke 10:1-12 One of my best friends in high school lived on an apple orchard. We had picnics there in the summer. At the time of harvest, they would take ladders to trees and start work early so they … Continue reading

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September 22 – Heaven FAQ’s – Will we know and interact with others?

Read Luke 9:29-33 This pandemic has really thrown a wrench into facial recognition. My phone won’t open when I’m wearing mask. How annoying. But failure to not recognize a face isn’t just annoying; facial recognition is something God designed as … Continue reading

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September 21 – Heaven FAQ’s – Will I eat and drink in Heaven?

Read Revelation 19:1-10 & Luke 22:14-23 I’ve been called many things in my life. Some of them, I’m not too proud of. However, when I was little, people called me the human garbage disposal. As is the case with many … Continue reading

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September 19 – Heaven FAQ’s – What will life be like for those who don’t go to heaven?

Read Luke 16:19-31 and Mark 9:42-49 I don’t remember a lot of firsts in my life like learning to read, walk, sing, ride a bike or swim.  To me, I have always been able to do those things. Likewise, I … Continue reading

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July 5 – United: Country – Luke 10

Read Luke 10:25-37 Who is my neighbor?  That was a simple question asked of Jesus by a young expert in the law.   Did he really want to know the answer or was he hoping Jesus would confirm his own beliefs … Continue reading

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June 14 – Parables – The Great Banquet

Read Luke 14:16-24 Excuses. Sometimes I’m full of them. Even in writing this devotional I’ve been coming up with them left and right. I’ve been tired, working a lot, there was a family death, I don’t feel like writing…next thing … Continue reading

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June 13 – Parables – Two Builders

Read Luke 6:47-49 As a mother myself, I often look back on things my mother once said to me growing up and think, “If only I would have listened” or “That’s what she meant when she said that.” … the … Continue reading

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June 12 – Parables – The Good Samaritan

Read Luke 10:25-37 “Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?” The expert in the law replied, “The one who had mercy on him.” Jesus told him, “Go … Continue reading

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